“match funding is required to help create a development plan to ensure that the project for the restoration of the Hall of Clestrain is sustainable”
Even the weather joined in the celebrations for the Open Day on Saturday 21st September – blue skies, beautiful sunshine, and a slight breeze – just enough to keep the midges away.
When I’m unwell, and can’t face even reading a book, I turn to a heap of old National Geographics which we have in a cupboard.
CELEBRATING THE 250TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE COMPLETION OF THE HALL OF CLESTRAIN
The extra-ordinary, free-standing stone stairway at Clestrain, has been photographed many times
It was at an early age that Inga Adams playing around in Kirkwall’s St Magnus Cathedral first became entranced by John Rae.
Bernie Bell describes her visits to two of Orkney’s fine old houses
“ROLL UP, ROLL UP, ROLL UP!!!!! For the Bank Holiday Weekend Open Days at
The Hall of Clestrain, on the 4th, 5th and 6th of May – 11 am to 5 pm.”
They send in the location of where they are via a MapShare site using an inReach Satellite communicator.
On Saturday 27th April there will be a Research Day in the Archive Room, Orkney Library and Archive in Kirkwall from 10 am – 4 pm